AlphaPoint Zurich, Switzerland
Dec 14, 2018
About AlphaPoint: AlphaPoint is a financial technology company helping make illiquid assets liquid. It enables customers to launch new products and services by providing institutions enterprise-grade blockchain solutions to digitize assets, launch markets, and reduce operational costs. AlphaPoint has customers across 5 continents with offices in New York, Charlotte, Philadelphia, and San Francisco. Position Profile: AlphaPoint is looking for a talented Senior Sales Professional to join our Sales team and help us expand of foot print in EMEA. This individual will be responsible for building our client base across the EMEA region and playing a key role in defining/leading innovative go-to-market sales strategies that will affect the blockchain market in its early stages. As an individual contributor you will be accountable for achieving/exceeding the net sales and revenue targets designed by AlphaPoint. This role will partner and collaborate with our Client-onboarding and Account Management teams and it will report to the SVP of Sales. Job Responsibilities: As a crucial member of the Sales team at AlphaPoint, you will: ● Drive and manage a first-class sales process to current and prospective industry customers. ● Hyper focused on results, setting and over-achieving targets. ● Will be responsible for reporting weekly/monthly sales pipeline and forecasting. ● Establish clear, customer-oriented value propositions for the AlphaPoint product offerings. ● Leverage your knowledge of the financial markets to identify prospective clients and opportunities to scale growth. ● Promote AlphaPoint as a leader in the blockchain and trading industry to customers and potential partners by presenting a visible leadership role. This also includes speaking at industry events. ● Manage and assist in the process of upselling and renewing existing customers by leveraging the strong relationships you and your team have created. ● Strong negotiation skills, possessing high integrity, and be adept to all phases of the selling cycle from need creation, proposal preparation, negotiation to deal closure. ● Ability to create and present to a diverse audience with flexibility to adapt. ● Must have a "hunter" mentality, tenacious drive and enthusiastic attitude to exceed the team revenue goals Basic Qualifications: ● Bachelor's degree with 6+ years of progressive sales experience. ● Previous experience working in the Financial Industry is highly desirable. ● Must have experience selling software/SAAS platform products to startups and financial firms ● 2 to 3 years of working knowledge of Salesforce.com. ● Demonstratable experience driving and implementing revenue growth initiatives. ● Previous experience with Tableau reporting is a nice to have. ● At least 1 year of experience working with tokenization is highly desirable but not required. ● Knowledge of the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry. AlphaPoint is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability or genetic information, gender identity or national origin.